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Ἄρειος [α^], ον, also α, ον E.HF413 (lyr.); Ion. Ἀρήϊος , η, ον; Aeol. Ἀρεύϊος Alc.Supp.1a.10: (Ἄρης):—
A.devoted to Ares, warlike, martial; in Hom., mostly of warriors, “Μενέλαος ἈρήιοςIl.3.339, al.; “Ἀρήϊοι υἷες Ἀχαιῶν11.800, al.; of arms, “Ἀρήϊα τεύχεα δύω6.340, cf. 10.407; the Att. form only in the phrase “τεῖχος Ἄρειον4.407, al.; also in Hdt., ἀρήιοι ἀγῶνες conflicts in real war, opp. γυμνικοί, 9.33; “ὅπλον .4.23; of a man, as Subst., warrior, 6.98; “Ἀθηνᾶ ἈρείαOGI 229.70 (Smyrna), cf. IG12(5).913 (Tenos): Comp. ἀρειότερος (q.v.) Thgn.548 is prob. formed from ἀρείων, as χερειότερος from χερείων.
2. Ἄρειος (also Ἄρεος, Ἄρηος, (sc. μήν), name of month in Thessaly, GDI1449, etc.
3. Ἄρειον πεδίον, = Campus Martius, D.H.7.59, Plu.Pomp.53 (also name of a plain in Thrace, Plb.13.10.7); τῶν τελῶν τὸ καλούμενον Ἄρειον, = legio Martia, App.BC3.45; Ἄρεια, τά, = ludi Martiales, D.C.56.46.
4. Ἄρειον, τό, = ξιφίον, Ps.-Dsc.4.20; = ἰσάτις, Id.2.184.
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  • Cross-references in general dictionaries from this page (13):
    • Euripides, Heracles, 413
    • Herodotus, Histories, 4.23
    • Herodotus, Histories, 6.98
    • Herodotus, Histories, 9.33
    • Homer, Iliad, 10.407
    • Homer, Iliad, 3.339
    • Homer, Iliad, 4.407
    • Homer, Iliad, 6.340
    • Homer, Iliad, 11.800
    • Polybius, Histories, 13.10.7
    • Plutarch, Pompey, 53
    • Dionysius of Halicarnassus, Antiquitates Romanae, 7.59
    • Cassius Dio, Historia Romana, 56.46
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